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A Message to Investors of Axiom Legal Financing Fund

November 06, 2012 - The bad news is you have been defrauded of your investment in Axiom Legal Financing Fund. The sooner you accept this, the quicker you can start taking steps to recover some of your losses. The good news is that the
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Fraudster Tim Schools turns to a reprobate's best friend - British libel law

November 22, 2012 - Today's libel complaint by Axiom Legal Financing Fund fraudster Timothy Schools against me and OffshoreAlert at the U.K. High Court is as predictable as it is ineffective. In 2010, U. S. President Barack Obama signed into law The SPEECH Act,
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The Michael Alberga problem: What is Cayman going to do about him?

July 22, 2013 - In an article published today entitled 'Cayman company manager produced sham share register to protect client with huge debts in U.S.', OffshoreAlert tells the sorry tale of Cayman Islands attorney Michael Alberga and his firm's breathtakingly brazen attempts to conceal
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Axiom Fraud Victims: Watch how some of your money was squandered

October 13, 2013 - As this video shows, British fraudster Timothy Schools liked nothing better than to 'play the big man' with the tens of millions of pounds that he swindled from investors in Axiom Legal Financing Fund from 2009 to 2012. Taken on
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Axiom Legal Financing Fund: Time for investors to take control

November 15, 2012 - In their most recent letter to investors dated November 14, Axiom Legal Financing Fund's directors stated that an Extraordinary General Meeting will be held in December so that they can "present proposals regarding the continued management of the Fund". In
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Cayman attorney Michael Wingrave & client Jazeb Jones demonstrate how not to deal with the media

March 13, 2015 - After my blog last year entitled "A Message to Greg Fairley, Ashley Hurst & Anyone Else Thinking of Threatening Me', I didn't think any lawyer client duo would be stupid enough to repeat the mistake of issuing an idle threat
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Axiom Fund: Investors making one mistake after another

December 17, 2012 - Investors in Axiom Legal Financing Fund have until Wednesday to try to block the appointment of KPMG's Kris Beighton and John Milsom as Receivers. Once KPMG is ensconced, it will be extremely difficult, perhaps impossible, to have them removed. For
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Cayman Gov't in third-world attack on local newspaper

June 08, 2015 - As someone who was thrown out of Bermuda in 1996 for no reason other than being an investigative journalist, I'm well aware of how sensitive small countries are to criticism.  Their economies are fragile and you're expected to be part
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Axiom Legal Financing Fund: The Lunacy Continues

November 20, 2012 - In a letter to investors today, Axiom's directors stated that "We would encourage any party who has evidence as to wrongdoing with respect to the Fund to provide that information to the appropriate authorities." Yet, over three weeks ago, OffshoreAlert
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McKeeva Bush Corruption Investigation: Time for US to step in

April 02, 2012 - The two year corruption investigation by the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service into the jurisdiction's Premier, McKeeva Bush, is turning into the sort of incompetent, expensive fiasco that the Cayman Islands and its mother country, the United Kingdom, are known
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Bermuda's Secretive Court System: Time to Emerge from the Dark Ages
David Marchant
Bermuda prides itself on being one of the most advanced, best run offshore jurisdictions in the world. In many respects, that boast is deserved.However, in one key area, Bermuda is so far behind the times, it's embarrassing, with the jurisdiction